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Category: Press release CFPB Report Finds Loopholes In Military Lending Act Rules Rack Up Costs For Servicemembers
Category: Blog Freedom Stores to provide over $2.5 million in refunds and penalties
Category: Press release CFPB and States Take Action Against Freedom Stores for Illegal Debt Collection Practices Against Servicemembers
Category: Press release CFPB Issues Statement on Department of Defense’s Military Allotment System Reforms to Protect Servicemembers
Category: Blog Social Security disability income shouldn’t mean you don’t qualify for a mortgage
Category: Blog Veterans: Take advantage of student loan forgiveness, but don’t let it damage your credit
Category: Blog Hosting a financial coach in your community
Category: Press release CFPB Releases Statement on Department of Defense Proposal to Amend Military Lending Act Rule
Category: Blog Don’t let your student debt stop you from serving your country
Category: Blog Protecting servicemembers from predatory auto loans: Harry and Ari’s story
Category: Blog Working together to protect student veterans
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the Association of Military Banks of America
Category: Press release CFPB Shuts Down USA Discounters’ Servicemember Fee Scam
Category: Blog Closing the book on Colfax
Category: Press release CFPB and 13 State Attorneys General Obtain About $92 Million in Debt Relief for Servicemembers Harmed by Predatory Lending Scheme
Category: Report 2014 Financial literacy annual report
Category: Testimony Written Testimony of CFPB Director Richard Cordray Before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
Category: Speech Statement by CFPB’s Holly Petraeus on DOJ, FDIC Enforcement Actions Against Sallie Mae
Category: Blog Join us for a forum to discuss consumer issues for veterans
Category: Press release CFPB Recovers More Than $1 Million for Servicemembers, Veterans, and their Families
Category: Report Complaints received from servicemembers, veterans, and their families
Category: Blog Behind the numbers: Servicemember complaints
Category: Blog New feedback system for GI Bill and Tuition Assistance recipients
Category: Blog Servicemembers, you have new mortgage protections in 2014
Category: Testimony Hollister K. Petraeus Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation
Category: Testimony Written Testimony of Director Cordray Before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
Category: Blog Know your financial adviser
Category: Blog What military families should know about payday loans
Category: Blog Trick-or-treating for your money
Category: Press release CFPB Lays Out Guidelines for Protecting Servicemembers in the Payday Lending Market
Category: Report Public service and student debt
Category: Blog A federal partnership to increase financial capability for workers with disabilities
Category: Blog December in August
Category: Testimony Hollister K. Petraeus Before the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs
Category: Testimony Hollister K. Petraeus Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Category: Blog Financial coaching services to transitioning veterans and economically vulnerable consumers
Category: Blog Your first line of consumer defense
Category: Blog What you should know about military allotments
Category: Speech Director Cordray Remarks on MILES Enforcement Press Call
Category: Press release CFPB Orders Auto Lenders to Refund Approximately $6.5 Million to Servicemembers
Category: Blog Who will you be caring for?
Category: Blog A snapshot of financial complaints from the military
Category: Blog Good credit – I want that!
Category: Blog Savers vs. pirates: Teaching your kids to save
Category: Blog How do you build financial capability?
Category: Testimony Director Richard Cordray Before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Category: Blog Protect yourself from buyer’s remorse
Category: Blog Hit or myth?
Category: Blog Tax time
Category: Blog VA trademarks ‘GI Bill’ to shield vets from deceptive marketing
Category: Blog Buyer beware – Potentially deceptive mortgage ads are targeting veterans and older Americans
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Warns Companies Against Misleading Consumers with False Mortgage Advertisements
Category: Blog Honoring those who have worn the uniform, working for military families
Category: Report The Next Front? Student Loan Servicing and the Cost to Our Men and Women in Uniform
Category: Press release CFPB Report Finds Servicemembers Face Hurdles in Accessing Student Loan Benefits
Category: Blog The next front? Student loan servicing and the cost to our men and women in uniform
Category: Speech Remarks by Hollister K. Petraeus at the Department of Defense Worldwide Education Symposium
Category: Blog Working together to empower consumers
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks by Holly Petraeus at the Attorneys General Announcement on GI Bill Lead Generators Press Conference
Category: Speech Written Testimony of Holly Petraeus before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
Category: Blog Help for Military Homeowners
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks by Richard Cordray at Military Permanent Change of Station (PCS) Guidance for Mortgage Servicers Press Conference
Category: Speech Prepared Remarks by Holly Petraeus at Military Permanent Change of Station (PCS) Guidance for Mortgage Servicers Press Conference
Category: Press release Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and prudential regulators issue joint guidance to address mortgage servicer practices that impact servicemembers
Category: Press release CFPB Launches Inquiry on Elder Financial Abuse
Category: Blog New HAMP enhancements will help military homeowners
Category: Blog Accountability in military education
Category: Blog Something Good in Memphis
Category: Blog Making new partners at our first VSO-MSO town hall
Category: Press release Holly Petraeus Statement on Senate Help Committee Report on Military Education Benefits
Category: Press release Holly Petraeus Statement on the Servicemember Protections in the Mortgage Servicing Settlement
Category: Press release Federal and State Officials Announce New Law Enforcement Partnership to Protect Military Community
Category: Speech Remarks by Hollister K. Petraeus at For-Profit College Forum
Category: Blog Financial Fitness Forum
Category: Blog Live: Holly Petraeus kicks off our Financial Fitness Forum
Category: Blog Honoring veterans
Category: Blog Protecting military members from predatory lending
Category: Speech Testimony of Hollister K. Petraeus before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Category: Press release Holly Petraeus Statement on Treasury Action to Help Struggling Military Homeowners
Category: Blog Help for struggling military homeowners
Category: Blog Seeing servicemembers as “dollar signs in uniform”
Category: Testimony Testimony of Holly Petraeus: Improving Educational Outcomes for Our Military and Veterans
Category: Op-ed For-Profit Colleges, Vulnerable G.I.’s
Category: Press release CFPB Analyzing Financial Products Tailored to Servicemembers
Category: Blog On Our Way
Category: Blog Military advocates on duty
Category: Testimony Testimony of Elizabeth Warren Before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Category: Speech Statement by Holly Petraeus to the forum, Fighting on the Homefront: Wrongful Foreclosures Against Military Families
Category: Blog The CFPB and JAGs: partnering to protect servicemembers
Category: Blog CFPB and Military’s Top Uniformed Lawyers Release Joint Statement of Principles
Category: Press release CFPB and Military’s Top Uniformed Lawyers Release Joint Statement of Principles
Category: Speech Testimony of Hollister K. Petraeus Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia
Category: Blog Consumer Scams
Category: Blog Holly Petraeus Testifies Before the House Veterans Affairs Committee
Category: Testimony Testimony of Holly Petraeus before the House Committee on Veterans Affairs
Category: Op-ed Hearing Directly from Our Servicemembers
Category: Op-ed Welcoming Holly Petraeus to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Implementation Team
Category: Press release Treasury Department Announces Holly Petraeus to Establish Office of Servicemember Affairs for Consumer Financial Protection Bureau